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How Much Chlorine Is in Tap Water?

You expect to smell chlorine in some places, like a public pool, but do you ever smell it in your tap water? If you do, should that concern you? Let’s take a look at some reasons for chlorine is in your tap water, the potential risks to your health, and the levels that are safe to drink.

First, why would chlorine be in your tap water? It’s all about disinfection. In the past, and in underdeveloped parts of the world…

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Bottled Water vs. Water Filters

STOP BUYING BOTTLED WATER: BOTTLED WATER VS. WATER FILTERS

Avoid the Hassles, High Costs, & Health Issues of Bottled Water

Are you still buying bottled water? What a hassle and negative impact on our environment, even if you do recycle every single bottle. Meeting the U.S. demand for bottled water takes more than 1.5 million barrels of oil annually. And most of these bottles end up in landfills. Stop lugging…

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Water Softener Benefits

The Benefits of Water Treatment From Kinetico Water

You might be wondering what the benefits of water system treatment are or if you need a water softener for your home in the Phoenix, Gilbert, or Scottsdale, AZ areas. At Kinetico Water, we’re dedicated to ensuring homeowners have the tools they need to minimize plumbing and pipe issues caused by hard water and enjoy better results from washing and cleaning with soft…

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Fall Home Improvement Plans

Kinetico Water Helps With Fall Home Improvement in Phoenix

Fall is here, and temperatures in the valley have finally started to drop. At this time of year, when the weather becomes more bearable, many homeowners begin to think of improving their homes. If you’re a homeowner in the Phoenix metro area whose thoughts have turned to home improvement projects, make sure your plans include Kinetico Water.

Kinetico Water…

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Why Do I Need a Water Softener?

What Is a Water Softener?

The water from your tap contains more than just H2O. Depending on where you live and the condition of the soil in the area, you’ll find a variety of other things in your water supply, the most common of which are minerals. While minerals are a natural part of water, the higher the level of minerals, the “harder” your water. Minerals like calcium and magnesium can wreak havoc on your plumbing…

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50 Years Anniversary
Kinetico Celebrates 50 Years!

Kinetico Incorporated came into existence 50 years ago when its two founders, Bill Prior and Jim Kewley, were asked to design a better water softener valve. What they ultimately created was a business that would make the world a better place while protecting our most precious resource – water.

Maricopa Water Processing Systems is an authorized Kinetico dealer that serves the Phoenix area. Kinetico provides water treatment…

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How to Choose a Water Company

Ensuring you have fresh, clean water is an essential but sometimes overlooked element of maintaining a healthy life and home. Especially in Arizona, where our water can be extremely hard.

Wells and public water systems contain impurities, hardness minerals, chlorine, and chemicals that can affect the water’s taste and smell. This can impede your enjoyment of water by itself, mixed into other beverages, when your ice melts,…

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How to Remove Mineral Deposits From Showerheads and Faucets

You’ve spent hundreds if not thousands of dollars on the new bathroom and kitchen fixtures and appliances. They gleam. They sparkle, You can see your reflection. The water flows in a steady stream and in one direction. You enjoy the bliss for a month, maybe two, only to come to face the faucet with… the white stuff. The nemesis of any fastidious house cleaner; mineral deposits.

Learn more here: Remove Mineral Deposits From…

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Treating Your Arizona Drinking Water

You may have heard the water in Arizona is “crunchy” or “you can chew the water.” In a sense that is true.

Arizonans get their water from a variety of sources. Tucson is the Central Arizona Project’s (CAP) largest municipal customer followed by Phoenix, Scottsdale, and Mesa. The Salt River Project (SRP) manages the Verde & Salt River water system that delivers 800,000 acre-feet of water across 375 square miles. Forty-three…

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Plumbers & Kinetico Systems

Plumbers are telling customers Kinetico kill water heaters anodes faster. This has gone viral and is NOT TRUE.

All water heaters work better with Kinetico. We have actual science to prove it; see 10-year New Mexico State University and See Battelle study. The CEO of A.O. Smith which is the world’s largest maker of water heaters and manufactures State, A.O. Smith, American, Takagi, Reliance brand water heaters; has a…

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